Event Category: Professional Development

  • PowerUp Your Communication & Networking Skills Course

    PowerUp Your Communication & Networking Skills Course

    | 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Professional Development

    Effective communication, whether from behind a screen, face-to-face or over the phone, is essential for business growth and for developing and maintaining business relationships. This course starts with an insight into your own strengths, communication, learning and leadership style, designed to help you gain the self-awareness to play to your strengths. You will learn techniques to communicate clearly and confidently, strategies to enhance workplace collaboration, business etiquette essentials and adjusting your communication style to different situations. Tips on the art of networking; making small talk, remembering names, controlling nerves and breaking into and exiting conversations are all included in this workshop.

    Attend event RSVP 25 October
  • Managing a Development Project Course

    Managing a Development Project Course

    | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Professional Development

    Gain an understanding of the nine knowledge areas of project management and practical insights in their application, learn how and when to use Value Management, understand the importance of managing community expectations and communicating with stakeholders as well as the importance of acting ethically throughout a development process.

    Attend event RSVP 19 November
  • Dealing with Government Course

    Dealing with Government Course

    | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Professional Development

    A perennial issue for property development professionals is getting timely approvals for their projects - it can often be the difference to whether a project stacks up. This course will assist in better understanding how government authorities who approve developments operate and their particular responsibilities. UDIA members who have successfully worked with Government will also share their insights on how best to effectively and efficiently deal with government.

    Attend event RSVP 14 September
  • Understanding the Regulatory Environment Course

    Understanding the Regulatory Environment Course

    | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Professional Development

    Gain an understanding of the background and future of planning controls and planning legislation, learn what SEPP’s, LEP’s, DCP’s are, understand what an ‘integrated development’ means and what special conditions need to be met, what Councils require in order to provide consent to a DA application, and the importance of restrictions and use of property in a s149 Certificate.

  • Dealing with Government Online Training Course

    Dealing with Government Online Training Course

    | 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Professional Development

    A perennial issue for property development professionals is getting timely approvals for their projects - it can often be the difference to whether a project stacks up. This course will assist in better understanding how government authorities who approve developments operate and their particular responsibilities. UDIA members who have successfully worked with Government will also share their insights on how best to effectively and efficiently deal with government.

    Attend event RSVP 1 September
  • Development Essentials Four-Day Course

    Development Essentials Four-Day Course

    | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Professional Development

    Understand what influences the property cycle, learn how to conduct a financial feasibility study, develop an understanding of the planning system, regulatory controls and the DA process, learn how to identify and mitigate risk and what resources you need to successfully manage a project, identify key strategic and legal considerations in the marketing and sale of property and much more…

  • PowerUp Business & Leadership Half-Day Courses

    PowerUp Business & Leadership Half-Day Courses

    | 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Professional Development

    The global pandemic has changed the way we do business, the way we manage a remote workforce and the skills we need to compete and succeed in business. Today, more than ever, having the right skills and the ability to communicate purpose and value are essential to career success. PowerUp is a series of interactive virtual training courses designed to meet the needs of individuals and businesses. We have three online courses coming up in October, focusing on a range topics to enhance your skills and knowledge. In this era of disruption and uncertainty there has never been a better time to focus on differentiating yourself and your business.

    Attend event RSVP 11 October
  • Understanding the Regulatory Environment Course

    Understanding the Regulatory Environment Course

    | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Professional Development

    Gain an understanding of the background and future of planning controls and planning legislation, learn what SEPP’s, LEP’s, DCP’s are, understand what an ‘integrated development’ means and what special conditions need to be met, what Councils require in order to provide consent to a DA application, and the importance of restrictions and use of property in a s149 Certificate.

    Attend event RSVP 12 November
  • Placemaking & Urban Design Course

    Placemaking & Urban Design Course

    | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Professional Development

    Placemaking should be a critical consideration in any development. When urban design is done well, it adds layers of interest and vitality to a project, produces healthy outcomes for users and residents, and creates a commercial edge in the marketplace. For developers, this distinguishes individual projects from competitors and translates to higher price points. It also enhances an organisation’s reputation in the community.

  • Identifying Development Opportunities & Financial Feasibility Course

    Identifying Development Opportunities & Financial Feasibility Course

    | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Professional Development

    Learn the fundamentals of financial feasibility and mitigating risk, as well as how to evaluate a site for acquisition, understand discounted cash flow, the key drivers and trends of the property development cycle and what to look for in a development opportunity, and gain an understanding of the different methods used to raise development capital.